Quick Facts

Mission Statement

Indiana Wesleyan University is a Christ-centered academic community committed to changing the world by developing students in character, scholarship and leadership.

For more details of IWU numbers, please visit the IWU Fact Book

Locations

  • Main, residential campus in Marion, Indiana
    • 345 acres
    • 2,999 undergraduate students
    • 8 men's and 8 women's varsity athletic teams
  • Regional Education Centers
    • Columbus, IN
    • Fort Wayne, IN
    • Greenwood, IN
    • Indianapolis (North), IN
    • Indianapolis (West), IN
    • Kokomo, IN
    • Marion, IN
    • Merrillville, IN
    • Shelbyville, IN
    • Florence, KY
    • Lexington, KY
    • Louisville, KY
    • Cincinnati, OH
    • Cleveland (Independence), OH
    • Cleveland (Mayfield Heights), OH
    • Columbus, OH
    • Dayton, OH
    • Additional instructional locations in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio

Enrollment (Fall 2012)

  • Total Enrollment - 15,580
  • Men - 5,435
  • Women - 10,145
  • Undergraduates - 11,103
  • Graduate Students - 4,477
  • Online Students - 7,403

Retention and Graduation Rates (Traditional first-time freshman cohorts)

  • Retention to the sophomore year - 75%
  • Four-year graduation rate - 54%
  • Six-year graduation rate - 66%
  • Eight-year graduation rate - 67%

Freshman Admission Profile (Traditional, Fall 2012)

  • Number Applied - 3,429
  • Number Admitted - 2,272
  • Number Enrolled - 724
  • Average High School GPA - 3.65
  • Average SAT - 1074
  • Average ACT - 24
  • Valedictorians - 24
  • Salutatorians - 22

Faculty (Fall 2012)

  • Full-time - 246
  • Terminally credentialed - 65%
  • Part-time - 1,134
  • Student-to-faculty ratio - 15:1

Finances (2011-12 fiscal year)

  • Total Educational Services Expenditures - $178 million
  • Endowment - $82 million
  • Total Grant Aid Awarded - $49 million

Traditional Undergraduate Student Costs (2013-14 fiscal year)

  • Annual Tuition and Fees - $23,628
  • Room and Board - $7,560